DirecTV 11

USA


Spacecraft n:

USA satellite n:


Launch data:

Designation 32729 / 08013A
Launch date 19 Mar 2008 - 22:48 UT
Launch site Odyssey, POR
Launch vehicle  Zenit-3SL
Mission Commercial: Communications
Earth orbit on Mar 26.60:
Perigee / Apogee 474 x 40738 km
Inclination 0.13°
Period 735.25 min
Earth orbit on Apr 5.00:
Perigee / Apogee 29624 x 41227 km
Inclination 0.18°
Period 1417.70 min
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35786 x 35786 km
Eccentricity 0,00+00
Inclination 0.03°
Period 1436.1 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  Boeing Satellte Systems
Operator DirecTV, Inc.
Platform  BSS-702
Mass at launch  5923 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  cylinder
Dimension (m) 
Solar array  2 solar panels
Stabilization  
DC power  
Operational lifetime  12 years

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Oct 1, 2009 99.21° W 

Satellite to be located over 260.8 deg E.

Mission details:


Ref.: #7(JR594), #14, #225, #226 - update: 15.06.08